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Ledora May Waterbury Hubbard
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Birth: Oct., 1885
Antelope County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1959
Bremerton
Kitsap County
Washington, USA

Born in 1885 in Burnett, Antelope County, Nebraska to Lafayette O. Waterbury and Ida Corinne DeWolfe Waterbury.

Also known in some records as simply May Waterbury or May Hubbard.

Mother of Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard.

Husband was Harry Ross Hubbard (1886 - 1975). They married April 25, 1909, in Omaha, Nebraska.

She had a stroke in November 1959, she was admitted to the hospital and died after staying in a coma for a few days. She died in either November or December of 1959, last residence was Bremerton, Washington. Funeral was held in Helena, Montana.

Survived by son along with grandchildren: Ronald DeWolf, Catherine May Gillespie, Alexis Valerie Connolly, Arthur Ronald Conway Hubbard, Diana Meredith DeWolf Hubbard, Quentin McCaully Hubbard, and Mary Suzette Rochelle Hubbard White.

Sources:

Miller, Russell. Bare-faced Messiah. New York: Henry Holt and Company. 1987.

Note:

Birth, death and funeral info per book, Bare-faced Messiah by Russell Miller, 1987. New York: Henry Holt and Company. pp. 8-9, 237-238.

Year of birth approximated as between 1888-1889, per 1920 United States federal census, with birth location as Burnett, Nebraska. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lafayette Owen Waterbury (1864 - 1931)
  Ida Corinna DeWolf Waterbury (1863 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Harry Ross Hubbard (1886 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  L. Ron Hubbard (1911 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ledora May Waterbury Hubbard (1885 - 1959)
  Toilie Waterbury Morris (1887 - 1976)*
  Hope Waterbury Nelson (1897 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forestvale Cemetery
Helena
Lewis and Clark County
Montana, USA
Plot: GLENWOOD RDWY 18
 
Created by: Knowledge
Record added: Sep 20, 2012
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Ledora May <i>Waterbury</i> Hubbard
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Ledora May (Waterbury) Hubbard is buried in Forestvale Cemetery, Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Montana.
- Charleen Spalding
 Added: Jun. 5, 2013

- Knowledge
 Added: Sep. 20, 2012
 
 
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